Four in the afternoon: The Human Body Machine ; Orange ; Women ; The Covenant ; Light

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Four in the afternoon: The Human Body Machine ; Orange ; Women ; The Covenant ; Light
Additional title: Four in the afternoon (Motion picture)
Additional title: Human Body Machine (Motion picture)
Additional title: Orange (Motion picture)
Additional title: Women (Motion picture : 1974)
Additional title: Covenant (Motion picture)
Additional title: Light (Motion picture)
Names
Broughton, James, 1913-1999 (filmmaker.)
Smith, William O. (William Overton), 1926- (composer.)
Halprin, Anna (dancer.)
Lathrop, Welland (dancer.)
St. John, Charmian (dancer.)
Penney, Don (dancer.)
Whitney, Marguerite (dancer.)
Graham, John (dancer.)
Ryan, Paul (filmmaker.)
Leistiko, Norma (speaker.)
Johnson, Karen (filmmaker.)
Beeson, Constance (filmmaker.)
Harris, Elizabeth (dancer.)
Harris, Elizabeth (choreographer.)
Oliveros, Pauline, 1932- (composer.)
Chase, Ronald, 1934- (director.)
Chase, Ronald, 1934- (producer.)
San Francisco Dancers' Workshop
National Sex and Drug Forum (U.S.)
Collection

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Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 1951---- - 1974----
Table of Contents
Four in the Afternoon [1951] (15 min., b&w) / a film suite by James Broughton ; based on poems in his book Musical Chairs ; music by William O. Smith ; featuring Ann[e] Halprin, Welland Lathrop, Charmian St. John, Don Penney with Marguerite Whitney and John Graham.
The Human Body Machine (7 min., color and b&w) / a film by Paul Ryan with Jim Block and Larry Reed ; voice, Norma Leistiko ; performed by The San Francisco Dancers Workshop.
Orange (1970) (3 min., color) / by Karen Johnson.
Women (1974) (12 min., b&w) / a film by Connie Beeson ; songs, Mollie Gregory Prod. ; produced for artist and educational purposes by the National Sex and Drug Forum.
The Covenant (10 min., b&w) / choreography and performance, Elizabeth Harris ; music composed by Pauline Oliveros ; photography by Alfred Taylor ; directed and produced by Ronald Chase.
Light (approximately 7 min., color).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7350
Topics
Short films
Experimental films
Women in art
Nudity in dance
Sex in dance
Genres
Dance.
Video.
Dance films.
Filmed dance.
Filmed performances.
Notes
Title from credits.
Four in the Afternoon includes four short films entitled: Game Little Gladys, The Gardener's Son, Princess Printemps, The Aging Balletomane.
Venue: Filmed between 1951 and 1974 various locations in the United States.
Original version: Original format: 1 videocassette (VHS) ; 1/2 in.
Acquisition: Gift; Anna Halprin; 2012.
Physical Description
1 streaming video file (54 min.)
Sound, color and b&w.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19968429
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c11f4850-352a-0131-2968-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video files online only onsite at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1913: Creator Born
  • 1951: Captured (Approximate)
  • 1999: Creator Died
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Four in the afternoon